Employment

 

 

 

 

 

The KC Streetcar is currently hiring for a Service Maintainer in the maintenance department managed by Herzog Transit Services.

 

Please contact Herzog Transit Services Recruiter, MacKenzie McKnight, by emailing mmcknight@herzog.com or by calling 816-901-4051 for more information regarding this job opening.

 

Click here to read more about the position and to apply online.

 

The successful candidate will work full time at the Singleton Yard KC Streetcar Office located at 600 East 3rd Street, Kansas City, MO. Since the KC Streetcar runs a seven day/week operation, it may be necessary to work nights, weekends, and special events

The position will report directly to the Director of Maintenance.  This person will need to be highly detailed and organized. Computer proficiencies will need to be demonstrated as a minimum for the required programs listed below.

 

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Visual activity and hearing required.
  • Ability to follow instructions furnished in written and oral form.
  • Must be fluent in the English language.
  • Ability to understand and follow safety rules, work rules and procedures.
  • Must be dependable and report to work at the scheduled time and seldom absent from work. Depended upon to complete work in a timely, accurate, and thorough manner and is conscientious, about assignments.
  • Ability to work well with others.
  • Ability to complete tasks within a specified time period.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to work flexible shifts, schedules and overtime.
  • Ability to perform quality work efficiently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to accept constructive criticism.
  • Knowledge of the standard practices, methods, tools, and equipment of the mechanics trade.
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the mechanic’s trade.
  • Ability to assist in the maintenance and repair of all types of equipment from Streetcars to facility repairs.
  • Ability to use and care for tools and equipment used in the maintenance and repair of such equipment.
  • Able to follow the directions of those above them
  • Able to work around high voltage.
  • Able to visually distinguish colors – red, blue, green, yellow and distinguish auditory signals

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist MOW Tech
  • Assist Streetcar Tech
  • Assist with Facility repairs and inspections
  • Restock passenger report cards and safety sensitive literature on cars.
  • Perform all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards.
  • Wash exterior of streetcars when scheduled.
  • Cleaning of the track, track slab, and track flange ways.
  • Interfaces with Kansas City Streetcar representatives and passengers.
  • Interfaces with other operation and mechanical employees.
  • Assisting with inventory shipping, receiving and organization.
  • Regular and predictable attendance and punctuality are a requirement for this position.
  • Other duties assigned